Louis joined SitePoint in 2009 as a technical editor, and has since moved over into a web developer role at Flippa. He enjoys hip-hop, spicy food, and all things geeky.

Louis's articles

  1. SitePoint Podcast #106: Don’t Be Kleenex

    MySpace revenue in the rearview; blogging with static files; and insecurity at MySQL.com. This week on the SitePoint podcast, your regular hosts Kevin Yank, Patrick O’Keefe, Stephan Segraves, and Brad Williams are back to discuss the week’s events on the Web.

  2. Regressive Enhancement with Modernizr and Yepnope

    If you’re excited by the new features in HTML5 and CSS3, it can often feel like you’re stuck between a rock and a hard place: if you use the new features without concern for older browsers, some users will get a degraded experience. On the other hand, if you provide a JavaScript fallback, you’re adding bulk to your websites, even for those users with up-to-date browsers. Fortunately, there’s a third way that gives you the best of both worlds. Louis shows you how it’s done.

  3. “Do Not Track” Preference Added to Firefox 4 Beta 11

    The latest beta of the upcoming Firefox 4.0 browser includes an option for users to opt out of behavior tracking by websites and online advertisers, although it relies on those advertisers honoring users’ preferences. Louis investigates, and considers what this means for the future of online tracking.